Antibacterial Glass Market by Active Ingredients (Silver, Copper, and Others), and Application (Hospitals, Packaging, Military Equipment, Residential, and Others): Global Market Size Estimates and Forecast (2022-2030)

Code: BMIRE00026595 | Pages: 100 | Industry: Chemicals and Materials | Date: Oct 2022 | Type: Global

The market crossed US$ 255.0 million mark in 2022 and is expected to hit US$ 456.0 million by 2030, recording approximate CAGR of 7.5% during the forecast period.

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Antibacterial glass market has been significantly growing with the rising demand for antibacterial coating from end user industries

Antibacterial glass is defined as thin and flat reflective surface laminated with the coating of bactericidal and fungicidal properties. The functionality and properties of antibacterial coating allows to curb the transmission of microorganisms such as bacteria, fungi and viruses. The antibacterial glass is manufactured by diffusing silver ions into upper layer of glass. The rising concerns of Hospital Acquired Infections (HAIs) and other fatal diseases such as pneumonia, blood and urinary tract infections, has created awareness about the significance of antibacterial glass. Moreover, the antibacterial glass is extensively utilized in the production of consumer goods, smartphones, tablets or laptops. Therefore, the increased demand of antibacterial glass in healthcare centers, clinics and hospitals is expected to drive the market.

Within the report, the market is segmented into active ingredients, application, and geography. By active ingredients, the market is fragmented into silver, copper, and others. By application, the market is divided into hospitals, packaging, military equipment, residential, and others. Geographically, the market is sub-segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, South & Central America, and Middle East & Africa.

Growing awareness of consumer health and pandemic related precautionary measures

The market has witnessed growing interest amongst consumers and manufacturers about the significance of cleanliness and sterilization in medical services places and facilities. In addition, the developing focus for antibacterial glass for machines and gear utilized in the food and beverage industry is expected to aid the growth of antibacterial glass market. Moreover, the food and beverage manufacturers utilize antibacterial glass on food contact surfaces to inhibit the degradation caused by microbial load and thus increasing the shelf stability of food products.

High demand of antibacterial glass due to pandemic and other contagious diseases

The COVID-19 pandemic and rise of other diseases over past few years, has created awareness regarding precautionary measures to reduce contamination. The conventional decontamination practices in hospital premises, such as hand washing, alcohol-based soap, and moisture absorbing material are insufficient. The antibacterial glasses are widely utilized in medical care, maternity and geriatric oncology units. However, antibacterial glass is considered as better alternative shielding against bacteria like MRSA (Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus), which is antibiotic resistant. The global pandemic has emphasized on necessity of hygiene, and the market for antimicrobial coatings on medical devices is likely to rise, thereby boosting the demand for antibacterial glass.

Recent strategic developments in antibacterial glass market

The antibacterial glass market has undergone several significant developments, and a few of these have been mentioned below:

  • In June 2020, AGI glaspac launched antibacterial range of food storage glass jars and bottles. The antibacterial jars and water bottles are infused with germ guard technology and active silver technology.
  • In May 2020, AGC Glass Europe launched glass sanitary protection screens for open spaces and shops. The developed product is transparent, solid, scratch resistant and durable.

The antibacterial glass market is driven by several players implementing strategic activities such as investments, new launches, mergers & acquisitions, and partnerships. AGC Inc., Morley Glass and Glazing Ltd., Smartglass International Ltd., Joh. Sprinz GmbH and Co. KG and Saint Gobain are among the prominent players operating in the market.

Target audience for the report:

  • Raw material providers
  • Antibacterial glass market end users
  • Antibacterial glass market manufacturers
  • Antibacterial glass market -related associations, organizations, forums, and alliances
  • Government bodies, such as regulating authorities and policy makers
  • Venture capitalists, private equity firms, and start-up companies
  • Research institutes, organizations, and consulting companies

Scope of the report:

In this report, the market has been segmented on the basis of:

  • Active Ingredients:
    • Silver
    • Copper
    • Others
  • Application:
    • Hospitals
    • Packaging
    • Military Equipment
    • Residential
    • Others
  • Region
    • North America
    • Europe
    • Asia Pacific (APAC)
    • South & Central America
    • Middle East & Africa
  • Companies profiled
    • AGC Inc.
    • Morley Glass and Glazing Ltd.
    • Smartglass International Ltd.
    • Joh. Sprinz GmbH and Co. KG
    • Saint Gobain

The List of Companies
- AGC Inc.
- Morley Glass and Glazing Ltd.
- Smartglass International Ltd.
- Joh. Sprinz GmbH and Co. KG
- Saint Gobain

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